Walker Books – Curiosity: The Story of a Mars Rover (Picture Book)
A stylishly illustrated non-fiction book about the search for life on Mars, told from the unique perspective of NASA’s Mars rover, Curiosity.
Discover the incredible story of the search for life on Mars, told from the unique perspective of Curiosity, the Mars Rover sent to explore the red planet. Markus Motum’s stylish illustrations and diagrams reveal how a robot travelled 350,000,000 miles to explore a planet where no human has ever been.
- Shortlisted for the Klaus Flugge Prize 2018.
“Motum is definitely an illustrator to watch.” – LoveReading
“I think that this book can be enjoyed by a range of readers, with older readers appreciating the depth of information provided.” – Juno
Paperback: 56 pages
Dimensions: 32 x 1 x 27 cm
Written and Illustrated by: Markus Motum
About the Author:
Markus Motum is a half-English, half-Norwegian up-and-coming illustrator. He studied Illustration at the University for the Creative Arts, graduating in 2012, and it was during his studies that he re-discovered his love of picture books.
He really enjoys creating big colourful books and illustrations for readers to get sucked into. Markus is currently based in Brighton, UK.